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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Kira asks Andrei what it feels like to be treated like which of the following?
2. What does Rand describe as being man's only tool of knowledge?
3. Rand says that new intellectuals must acquire which of the following?
4. What conflict is apparent in We The Living?
5. What country does Rand believe is deluding itself?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the major themes in Atlas Shrugged?
2. Why does Francisco say that money is society's virtue?
3. How does Rand describe the United States of America?
4. Describe the conflict in Chapter 2, We the Living.
5. How are all the stories in For the New Intellectual connected?
6. What revolution does Rand call for?
7. Describe Ellsworth's role in the story.
8. What role does Rand describe industrialists as having?
9. How does Howard view altruism?
10. What does Atlas Shrugged defend?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What message does Rand send to the reader about industrial work and employment? What context clues are used to convey this message?
Essay Topic 2
Analyze the role of one of the archetypes Rand mentions, such as the Witch Doctor or Attila.
Essay Topic 3
Are the struggles that Rand presents between collectivism and individualism realistic?
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